Wolters Kluwer was founded in 1836 and is active in over 190 countries. The company is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, and stock-listed on Euronext Amsterdam.
Revenues for 2016 were generated in the following regions: The Netherlands (159 million EUR), Europe (excluding the Netherlands) (1.2 billion EUR), North America (2.6 billion EUR), Asia Pacific (247 million EUR). Revenues from the rest of the world were 84 million EUR.
Seventy-three percent of the company’s revenues came from digital media in 2016. Wolters Kluwer’s total digital revenues reached 3.2 billion EUR in 2016, an increase of 7% in constant currencies and 5% on an organic basis.
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